Road Access to Campus

SHSU will have two commencement ceremonies at 9:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. at Johnson Coliseum on December 8th and 9th.  In addition, SHSU will host a football playoff game at 7:30 p.m on December 9th.   The map below depicts the parking arrangement for Saturday, December 9th.  

Please account for the extra time and safety considerations while on campus.  University Police Department personnel will be on hand to assist in directing traffic.  

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To get in the vicinity of Bowers Stadium or Johnson Coliseum: 

From Houston:

Take exit to HWY 19.  Stay on HWY 19 then take exit to Bearkat BLVD and follow signs to the Stadium or the Coliseum. 

or take I-45 North to Huntsville, Exit 114. At the overpass light make a right turn onto FM 1374 (Montgomery Road). Continue until it crosses Bowers Blvd at the Bearkat Football Stadium.

From Dallas:
Take I-45 South to Huntsville, Exit 116. At the overpass light make a left turn onto Hwy 30 East (also 11th Street). Continue on this street to the Courthouse. The first light at the Courthouse is Sam Houston Avenue. Turn right on Sam Houston Avenue and continue to Bearkat Blvd (formerly 16th Street). Take a left on Bearkat Blvd and continue to Bobby K. Marks Blvd.

From Bryan/College Station:
You will come into Huntsville on Hwy 30 East. Continue to the first light at the courthouse, Sam Houston Ave. Turn right onto Sam Houston Ave. and continue to Bearkat Blvd (16th Street). Take a left onto Bearkat Blvd and continue to Bobby K. Marks Blvd.